1987 in coasters

Events by year
1986 1987 in coasters 1988
1986 1987 in rides 1988

This page is for everything related to roller coasters, powered coasters, and alpine coasters, that occurred during the year 1987.

Opened

Class Name Park Country Type Manufacturer Opened
Roller Bat Canada's Wonderland
Canada
Shuttle Vekoma Unknown
Roller Big Apple Botton's Pleasure Beach
UK
Family Pinfari Unknown
Roller Big Boom Nasu Highland Park
Japan
Sit-Down Meisho, Okamoto Co., Ltd. Unknown
Roller Big Thunder Mountain Tokyo Disneyland
Japan
Sit-Down Vekoma July 4
Roller BMRX Kobe Portopialand
Japan
Sit-Down Zierer March
Roller Galaxy Noble Park Funland
USA
Sit-Down S.D.C. Unknown
Roller Iron Dragon Cedar Point
USA
Suspended Arrow Dynamics June 11
Roller Lisebergbanan Liseberg
Sweden
Terrain Zierer April 18
Roller Polar Coaster Story Land
USA
Family
Terrain
Hopkins Unknown
Roller Vortex Kings Island
USA
Sit-Down Arrow Dynamics April 11

Relocations

Class Name Park Location Type Manufacturer Opened Formerly
Roller Blue Streak Great America
USA
Family Intamin Unknown Scooby Doo at Hanna Barbera Land
Roller Canobie Corkscrew Canobie Lake Park
USA
Sit-Down Arrow Dynamics Unknown Corkscrew at Alabama State Fairgrounds
Roller Galaxi Santa's Village
USA
Sit-Down S.D.C. Unknown Unknown
Roller King Kobra Jolly Roger Amusement Park
USA
Launched
Shuttle
Schwarzkopf Unknown King Kobra at Kings Dominion
Roller Skyliner Lakemont Park
USA
Wooden Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters Unknown Skyliner at Roseland Park
Roller Starchaser Kentucky Kingdom
USA
Enclosed Schwarzkopf Unknown Jet Star at Noble Park Funland
Roller Zyklon Bland's Park
USA
Sit-Down Pinfari Unknown Zyklon at Wild West World

Closures

Class Name Park Country Type Manufacturer Opened Closed Relocated
Roller Comet Lincoln Park
USA
Wooden National Amusement Device Company 1946 Unknown N/A
Roller Comet Rocky Glen
USA
Wooden Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc. 1959 Unknown N/A
Roller Demon Kings Island
USA
Launched
Shuttle
Arrow Dynamics April 16, 1977 Unknown Camden Park
Roller River King Mine Train Six Flags Over Mid-America
USA
Hybrid
Terrain
Arrow Dynamics June 1971 Unknown Dollywood
Roller Z-Force Six Flags Great America
USA
Sit-Down Intamin July 10, 1985 Unknown Six Flags Over Georgia